Arts Alliance Illinois is the state’s leading voice for the arts and arts education. Through advocacy, research, and collaboration, Arts Alliance Illinois gives voice to a creative state.

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy.

The CPS Arts Education Plan systematically improves, expands, and strategically coordinates arts education for all students who attend CPS.

The data on this website helps arts managers, advocates, researchers, and decision-makers readily access information on how Chicago is influenced by the presence of arts and culture in its 77 community areas.